wjz-13 all-news-99-1-wnew 1057-the-fan 1300logo2_67x35


2-Alarm Fire Destroys 2 Homes In Fort Meade

View Comments
Fort Meade 2 alarm fire

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up
Popular Entertainment Photo Galleries

Celebrities With Crazy HairstylesCelebrities With Crazy Hairstyles

Stars Who Had Children Via SurrogatesStars Who Had Children Via Surrogates

The Biggest Nerds In Pop CultureThe Biggest Nerds In Pop Culture

10 Celebrity Cougars10 Celebrity Cougars

Sober Celebrity QuotesSober Celebrity Quotes

» More Photo Galleries

FORT MEADE, Md. —A two-alarm fire that destroyed two homes and damaged two others in the Potomac Place neighborhood of Fort Meade. No one was injured.

The fire, which started at around 6:30 p.m. Sunday was the result of a lightning strike to the roof of a home.

Two homes located at 5th Corps Avenue and Taylor Lane were destroyed.

Two others were damaged.

Numerous families were evacuated from their homes while firefighters from Anne Arundel County and Fort Meade brought the blaze under control.

The affected families were sheltered in a neighborhood center until they could be relocated into temporarily housing.

Fort Meade’s Army Community Service, the USO and the Red Cross are providing assistance to the families.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus